De Beers hosts Shining Light judges

The competition has evolved from rigorous designs
The competition has evolved from rigorous designs

De Beers Group recently hosted six judges at AVANI Gaborone Hotel and Casino for the judging of the 2018-2019 Shining Light Awards.

It saw the participation of six judges from Southern Africa being Botswana, Namibia, and South Africa and one international judge from Milan, Italy.

The judging was a two-day process that started on July 15, 2019 and the next day.

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